Caregiver News & Research

May 2019

 

05/31/2019:

Grandfamily Expo to help caregivers in aftermath of opioid crisis

Grace House to build hospice home near Summa St. Thomas Hospital

Dad wins $5M class settlement after he’s denied primary caregiver parental leave

Evening caregiver support group to meet | Coast Line

Bill would ease financial burden on caregivers raising kids due to opioids 🎥

Greeley honored as hospice caregiver

Men share equal role in caregiving

When a caregiver can also be a roommate, it's a win-win

‘Reveal’ Investigation Finds Exploitation of Residential Caregivers

05/29/2019:

Falling enrollment in VA’s caregiver program raises concerns

VCC to host caregiver resource fair

Author explores the cycle of caregiving

Caregivers of elderly face stress, tears with scant support

Adult caregivers say hike in state funding ‘sorely needed’

Advocates say Quebec Alzheimer's slaying highlights need for caregiver support

Temporary Voucher Program for Caregiver Respite

05/17/2019:

St. Louis caregiver group offers tips to care for family or friend in need

Caregiving Symposium, Wednesday May 22 –Information and support for family caregivers

Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Dole to rally in Indianapolis for Military Caregivers

Legacy Village at Park Regency presents caregiver annual award

Caregiver assessment tools

Alabama voters show bipartisan support for Family Caregivers Act

Free support available to patients with MS, their family and caregivers 🎥

Study Reveals What Drives Social Bond Between Offspring and Caregivers

Bloom celebrates caregivers

05/15/2019:

How Caregivers Can Cultivate Moments of Positivity
Tax credit pitched to support unpaid caregiver

Medical marijuana caregivers would need licenses under Augusta proposal

Should you be worried about your own health as a caregiver? 🎥

Senior Fair -- Open to Seniors, Caregivers and Community -- This Sunday

Robot caregiver with ‘cute’ accent gets rave reviews

Wisconsin Senator's bill would ease burden on caregivers

Unsung heroes: Local family caregivers honored at luncheon in Aiken

Bloomberg LP expands parental leave for primary caregivers, regardless of gender

05/13/2019:

An unlikely caregiver: How wife's stroke stoked love in a self-centered man

Serving Your Clients Who Are Caregivers

Home Instead Senior Care Co-Founder celebrates CAREGivers

Presentation to help caregivers get some rest

LIBRARY ROUNDUP: Alzheimer’s caregivers preparation course, genealogy tracing

Caregiver conference set for May 22

Improving guidance to patients, family caregivers on care facilities 🎥

Foster families are option for veterans in need of caregivers

05/10/2019:

Older Americans Month: It's time to support family caregivers

Caregiver course starts May 16

Family Caregivers of Dementia Patients May Benefit from Learning Positive Emotion Skills, Study Suggests

Letter to the Editor: Tax credit would help family caregivers

State offers subsidized child care to more relative caregivers

Caring for Caregivers

Financial tips for Alzheimer’s caregivers

Home caregiving thrives but talent needs to keep pace

Blessing Health System recognizes outstanding caregivers during Nurses Week

05/08/2019:

W&M grad Shalin Shah ’19 served as full-time student, caregiver

ON YOUR SIDE: Home health caregivers fighting against changes that would reduce pay 🎥

The 2019 Dementia Caregiver Workshop 🎥

Cancer care – caregiving, support and resources

California and its seniors depend on families to help provide basic caregiving

Being a primary caregiver can be stressful

Mindfulness Exercises Lessen Stress, Anxiety Symptoms Among Caregivers of Veterans, Study Shows

LinkedIn expands its free program for military spouses -- adding Coast Guard, caregivers, families of the fallen

Coming wave of seniors will strain a caregiver network already stretched thin

05/06/2019:

Feinberg study finds teaching positivity exercises improves mental health of dementia caregivers

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Conference Will Be May 14

Kirk Fisher of Homewatch CareGivers of Williamsport wins prestigious awards

Caregiver Coffee and Conversations

Phoenix caregiver training lab available for families and job-seekers

New Tennessee Law Offers Some Caregivers Alternatives To Jail Time

5 steps for making a caregiving plan for an elderly loved one

Inn hosts caregiver retreat

Church offers Oasis for adults with dementia and for caregivers

05/03/2019:

Caregivers Face Isolation, but You Can Find Ways to Connect

Eight tips for caregivers to help ease the risky business of caregiving

Compassionate Care hosts caregivers celebration

Michigan medical pot shops can no longer get products directly from caregivers

Caregiver Happiness 🎥

Two local programs offer support to caregivers

Letter: A ‘perfect storm’ for caregiving in N.H.

The Costs of Caregiving Go Far Beyond the Obvious

05/01/2019:

Clark-Lindsey's VR training gives caregivers inside look at residents' challenges

Caregivers taking on more of a medical role without necessary training

Film explores bond between caregiver and woman living with ALS 🎥

Senior care center advice on caregiving for those with Alzheimer’s

Caregivers need access to more resources

‘Nuts and Bolts of Caregiving’ May 14

Creative Caregivers Lend Help After Storms

Unprotected: Inmate who stole from elderly warns families about dangers of hiring a caregiver